Anzeige
Fauna Marin GmbH Tropic Marin All for Reef Fauna Marin GmbH Aqua Medic aquaiOOm.com

Translation in process
We're updating the page. There might be some translation errors. Sorry about that ;-)

Buccinum undatum



Profile

lexID:
6143 
AphiaID:
138878 
Scientific:
Buccinum undatum 
German:
Wellhornschnecke 
English:
Waved Whelk , Common Whelk 
Category:
Escargots de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Buccinidae (Family) > Buccinum (Genus) > undatum (Species) 
Initial determination:
Linnaeus, 1758 
Occurrence:
Atlantique Est, Atlantique nord, Canada, îles britanniques, littoraux européens, Mer du Nord 
Sea depth:
1 - 1200 Meter 
Size:
11 cm - 13 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
Predatory, Carrion, arénicole, escargots, moules, tourteaux 
Difficulty:
facile 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Buccinum abyssorum
  • Buccinum acuminulatum
  • Buccinum acutispiratum
  • Buccinum angulosum
  • Buccinum aniwanum
  • Buccinum araitonum
  • Buccinum argillaceum
  • Buccinum baerii
  • Buccinum bayani
  • Buccinum belcheri
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-01-30 20:57:03 

Husbandry

Buccinum undatum Linnaeus, 1758

Buccinum undatum belongs to the family Buccinidae, the whelks. Whelks are found worldwide,in polar waters, but also in tropical waters.Common whelk is primarily scavengers.

Buccinum undatum lives mainly in the shallow water on soft soils, but it have been found at depths up to 200 m .

This snail feeds on carrion, but also hunting worms, clams and other molluscs.

The whelk has a horny operculum. Buccinum undatum to be up to 15 years old.

Stockliste




Pictures

Spawn

1
1
1
1

Commonly

2
1
1
1
1
1

Husbandry know-how of owners

0 husbandary tips from our users available
Show all

Discussion

Last comment in the discussion about Buccinum undatum

Last comment in the discussion about Buccinum undatum


Qu'est ce que c'est?

The following is an overview of "what's that?" Entries that have been successfully determined and assigned to this entry. A look at the entertainments there is certainly interesting.